Right To Life UK is a charitable organisation focused on life issues in the UK. We work to advance the recognition and preservation of human dignity, particularly through consistent protection for the right to life of every human being from conception to natural death. We are seeking a capable, self-motivated and experienced individual to become our Senior Development Manager (Major Gifts and Trusts), to take the lead on developing the major gifts and trusts development strategy for the organisation and lead on implementation and day-to-date execution of this strategy.
Key responsibilities include:
working closely with the Director of Finance and Operations to develop and implement the organisation’s major gifts and trusts development strategy.
regularly reviewing potential fundraising streams and, where they can provide a sustainable new income stream for the organisation, working to develop the potential stream into a new part of the organisation’s fundraising strategy.
strategically planning, and reporting on, the best route for income delivery and growth. Regularly reporting on project plans and progress to the Director of Finance and Operations and, where appropriate, to the organisation’s Trustees.
A successful candidate will:
have a strong track record of running large development projects for organisations and delivering results.
have advanced written skills with the ability to write proposals, project updates, donor communications etc.
exhibit a rigorous approach which lends itself to methodical and accurate work produced in a timely manner to meet deadlines.
have strong personal and time-management skills.
be able to build and maintain external relationships.